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EMEA Partner Summit

Monday March 6th - Wednesday March 8th, 2017

A Gathering of Startup Hubs

An open and collaborative event for partners in the Google for Entrepreneurs Partner Network which will take place in Dogpatch Labs in the heart of Dublin’s Digital Docklands in March 2017

Connecting the Dots

Through intensive workshops, facilitated networking and break-out sessions, the goal of the summit is to strengthen existing bonds and create new connections between leaders of 15 Google for Entrepreneurs Partner Network organisations. 

Sharing Knowledge

We will cover topics that are relevant to best in breed mission-led tech coworking hubs, from vision and values to sharing knowledge on effectively working with corporates and startup communities and operations.

A Unique Environment

We are particularly excited to share our recently renovated space with our partners, and to host the activities in our atmospheric 200 year old whiskey Vaults and our newly opened indoor Urban Garden. 

Dogpatch & Google for Entrepreneurs

Learn more About Our Partnership

Partner Hubs

We have a great gathering of Google for Entrepreneurs Partner Hubs from around the EMEA joining us in Dublin this March

London, UK

TechHub is the global community for technology entrepreneurs and startups who work with over 700 companies around the world to help them scale.

Zurich, Switzerland

Impact Hub are a network of collaborators, focused on making a positive impact in our world.

Paris, France

Since 2000, NUMA has been accelerating startups, supporting corporates and public institutions in their innovative projects and hosting hundreds of events on various topics related to tomorrow’s world.

Amsterdam, Netherlands
TQ is a curated tech space in the center of Amsterdam, helping to push startups towards exponential growth.

Berlin, Germany
Factory Berlin is a next generation business club, connecting innovators to build relationships that truly matter.

Gaza, Palestine

GSG is the leading co-working space, startup accelerator, and technology education hub in Gaza. We bring together online freelancers, outsourcers, and startup founders together under one roof to share ideas, learn, innovate, code, and geek out!

Stockholm, Sweden

At Epicenter members are invited to innovate alongside the world’s fastest growing digital companies and creative corporate initiatives.

Dubai, UAE

AstroLabs’ mission is to create a thriving technology ecosystem in the MENA region. Created by entrepreneurs its aim is to solve practical obstacles to making this mission a reality.

Kampala, Uganda

Outbox help new and upcoming African entrepreneurs interested in using technology to build high growth companies with workspace, mentorship, and training programs

What to Expect

We want to make sure that our partners’ trip to Ireland is memorable so we’ve planned some great activities for their time here in Dublin.

Day 1: Monday

Day 1: Monday

Activities will kick off in the afternoon. You should plan to fly in that morning.

Day 2: Tuesday

Day 2: Tuesday

A big day of workshops with fun activates that evening.

Day 3: Wednesday

Day 3: Wednesday

More great workshops until late afternoon. You can fly home that evening.

Day 1: Meet Eachother, Connect with Google

The kick-off day will include a walking tour of Dublin’s Silicon Docks, led by Dogpatch Labs, from the chq Building to Google’s European HQ. Then we start engaged in vibrant, intensive workshops and facilitated knowledge sharing sessions led by curated, expert speakers.

Day 2: Topic Tracks That You Decide On

From speed networking to workshops featuring co-created work from participants, this Summit is designed to ensure invited attendees get the absolute most out of their time here. We’re sending a survey to get your opinions and the final ‘topic tracks’ will be shared soon!

Day 3: More Workshops & Wrap Up

Content is targeted at creating real world and immediate value for invited attendees, who will get the chance to help form the agenda. We’re actively working with our partners to develop the schedule to ensure that it brings the most value to everyone involved.

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Fun & 'Craic' in Dublin

You’ll also get to some of Dublin City!

Healthy Eating & Yoga

Every morning we’ll share breakfast in our new indoor Urban Garden and then relax with a optional yoga session before starting each day of the summit. Rejuvenate your body and mind!

Table Tennis Tournament

We thought we might have a international tournament! Are any of you any good at table tennis? Two lunchtime breaks will be the time for this.

Walking Tour of Dublin & Traditional Pubs

The Dogpatch Team will take you on a tour of Dublin’s most famous & also secret ‘real’ pubs. Enjoy great company, traditional Irish music and a few pints of Guinness to for everyone to get to know eachother a little better!

Whiskey Tasting In Our Vaults

Yes, we have a bar in a former whiskey vault and so we thought we might do a small whiskey tasting session. 200 years ago Dublin was the whiskey capital of the world and these Vaults were the biggest in Ireland, there’s lots of history to learn.

Getting Here

Situated on the banks of the Liffey and within the historic CHQ Building, Dogpatch Labs sits at the intersection of the tech & financial districts. Dublin airport just a 20 minute taxi away. It’s a 10 minute walk from Dublin City Centre.



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